Jay Leno to headline LucyFest

JAMESTOWN, N.Y. (WIVB) – Jay Leno will be the headliner this August for the annual Lucile Ball Comedy Festival. Leno, after recently stepping down from “The Tonight Show” will perform in Jamestown on August 9th.

The Lucy Desi Center for Comedy announced on Wednesday that comedians Jay Leno and Tom Cotter will be major draws for the festival which runs August 6-10.

This year’s event will also see the return of Lucie Arnaz, in a “Comics to Watch” showcase hosted by comedian Caroline Rhea. The show features rising comedians in the industry.

Learn more about the festival at www.lucycomedyfest.com. You can secure tickets for the festival by calling the box office at (716)484-0800. Public on-sale begins April 18th at noon EST.

WIVB.com provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

blog comments powered by Disqus